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Mitchell Williams Attorneys David Koehler and Chris McNulty Accepted to IADC 46th Annual Trial Academy

July 26, 2018

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates and Woodyard, P.L.L.C. Attorneys David Koehler and Chris McNulty have been accepted to the International Association of Defense Counsel 46th Annual Trial Academy to be held July 28 through Aug. 3 at Stanford Law School in Palo Alto, California.

The International Association of Defense Counsel is an invitation-only organization whose members are, “a powerful and select group with advanced skills in defense law.” Started in 1973, the IADC Trial Academy is one of the oldest and most respected programs for developing defense trial advocacy skills. The seven-day intensive program blends faculty instruction and demonstration with individual student participation.

Koehler has experience defending insurance bad faith, medical malpractice, and employment and ERISA matters. He represents public and quasi-public corporations in Freedom of Information Act litigation and counsels corporate clients and business owners in commercial disputes, including construction, property and contract cases. Koehler is a native of North Little Rock and earned his J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law, cum laude.

McNulty has extensive experience in business/commercial litigation, including breach of contract, business torts, bankruptcy, foreclosure, landlord/tenant disputes and collection. He represents clients in the areas of workout negotiations, bankruptcy, non-bankruptcy litigation, and complex Chapter 11 issues. McNulty is a native of Pine Bluff and earned his J.D. from the University of Arkansas School of Law with Honors.

About Mitchell Williams

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a 92-attorney corporate law firm that provides strategic and comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas.